Kwanzaa Crafts

Kinara Centerpiece

7 small terra cotta plant pots
1 large terra cotta plate ( to sit 7 small pots on)
Acrylic Paint ( Red, Green and Black)
Paint brush
7 Candles ( 3 red, 3 green and 1 black)
Gold paint pen
Playdough

Paint 3 small terra cotta pots red and set aside to dry.

Paint 3 more small terra cotta pots green and set aside to dry.

Paint 1 terra cotta pot black and set aside to dry.

When the pots have dried, use the gold pen to write the Principles of Kwanzaa
around the edges of each pot. Let dry.

Add a small amount of playdough to the bottom of each pot to stablize the candle.

Arrange the seven smaller pots on the larger terra cotta plate. Fill in the
gaps with small gourds or other harvest things.

The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa

1. Umoha

2. Kujichagulia

3. Ujima

4. Ujamma

5. Nia

6. Kuumba

7. Imani

Barbara Bietz

Barbara Bietz

Barbara Bietz, -Childrens' Books and Movie Section, is a children's author, magazine writer, children's book reviewer, and past chair of the Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee. She loves talking about the creative process, books and the craft of writing. Her middle-grade chapter book, LIKE a MACCABEE,(Yotzeret Publishing) is a PJ Library selection. Barbara reviews books and movies and has contributed to numerous print and online publications. She also teaches writing classes for adults. Learn more about Barbara at www.BarbaraBietz.com
Barbara Bietz

Latest posts by Barbara Bietz (see all)

https://imgsub.familiesonlinemagazine.com/uploads/2018/10/kinara.jpghttps://imgsub.familiesonlinemagazine.com/uploads/2018/10/kinara-150x150.jpgBarbara BietzCraftsKwanzaaKwanzaaKwanzaa CraftsKwanzaa PlacematKinera CenterpieceRolled Beeswax CandlesKwanzaa CardKwanzaa Candle TreatsKinara Centerpiece 7 small terra cotta plant pots 1 large terra cotta plate ( to sit 7 small pots on) Acrylic Paint ( Red, Green and Black) Paint brush 7 Candles ( 3 red, 3 green and 1 black) Gold paint pen PlaydoughPaint 3 small terra cotta pots red and set...Parenting Advice| Family Fun Activities for Kids